Thursday, November 29, 2012

Tiled Staircase


Palace of the Marquis of Pombal and first Count of Oeiras aka Oeiras Palace

13 comments:

Lowell said...

Very elegant and very beautiful. Before I started visiting you here I never knew about Portuguese tiles.

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VP said...

Amazing place, perfect composition!

Halcyon said...

So lovely.

Sharon said...

I love these tiled places. This one looks like it needs a little TLC but, it's still very pretty.

Food, Fun and Life in the Charente said...

That is stunning. Diane

Kathy said...

A work of art no less! And a thing of beauty for sure.

Sylvia K said...

I'm always amazed by the tile work in Portugal, JM, and you do capture it so beautifully! This is awesome! Hope your week is going well!

Kay said...

Looks like this was once quite elegant.

RedPat said...

Fabulous - and I bet those tiles are really old!

Tanya said...

elegant!!

Jack said...

There is a lot to see in this photo, JM.

Randy said...

Now that's a home to be treasured.

ArtandArchitecture-SF.com said...

This is truly my favorite art form, as sad as I am to see its deterioration, I am glad to see it still exists.